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Wifi connection is excellent. No internet. All devices and laptops work except desktop with vista. Help please

Wifi is excellent. No internet access on desktop with Vista. Devices and laptop work fine. Wires are secure. Please help.
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How can I uninstall K9 Web Protection without admin password?

I'm trying to uninstall K9 from a Windows Vista 32-bit computer, and I do not have the K9 admin password or know the K9 admin email. I do however have administrative access to the computer. I also can ...
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Limited Connection and Security unsecure [closed]

My laptop got disconnected, and now when I try to reconnect it says. Limited Connection and Security insecure. I am not able to get on the internet with my laptop, but am able with my PC. I set up a ...
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1answer
87 views

Internet connection lost after share

We have 2 laptops: Vista, working WIFI Win 7, broken WIFI We need share WIFI Internet from 1. laptop to 2. laptop by LAN. Router or other devices are not arount, so this is only way at the ...
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1answer
2k views

NetWorking In Safe Mode Through Command Prompt [closed]

I am wondering if there is a way to access networking from within the normal safe mode instead of the safemode with networking. I can start things like live OS's and then access the internet but ...
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185 views

Computer never connects to the internet automatically on startup?

I have my Windows Vista laptop connected directly to the router via an ethernet cable, and every time I switch the computer on, the computer cannot connect to the internet. It comes up as limited or ...
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1answer
266 views

Computer's wireless connection stops working until reboot

One of my coworkers asked me to help her with the internet connection on her computer. She is running Vista on a pretty old laptop, but it's still functional. The problem is the following: Every once ...
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2answers
425 views

Unable to open some websites but Internet is working fine

From my browser I am able to use Google Search, but am unable to open Gmail, Yahoo Mail and some other sites. However Stack Overflow and Super User links are working fine. I am using Windows Vista ...
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239 views

Norton Internet Security is disabled, cannot access Internet

On a client's computer running Vista x86, he installed Norton Internet Security 2011, and the Internet stopped working. I took a look, and Internet Explorer and a fresh copy of Firefox are not ...
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3answers
130 views

how to install IE6 on our computer without modifying the registry?

What's the easiest way to install IE6 on our computer? Whenever I try to install it.. they reject it because "a newer version of IE has already been installed" I googled around and there are some ...
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Can't open HTML file from Internet Explorer, but can with NotePad - VMWare Fusion

Help! I have vmware fusion 2.0.8 with Windows Vista installed. I can't open an HTML page from my shared folder using Internet Explorer, but it opens fine with NotePad. When I browse for the file ...
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1answer
407 views

I appear to be connected to the internet, but internet doesn't work

I've read a few posts about this problem before but it was either a slightly different problem than mine or people suggested what the problem could be, not a solution. I am running Windows Vista ...
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3answers
268 views

Good free internet filter

Does anyone know of a good free internet filter for windows vista. I don't want the users of this PC to be able to see any adult websites and photos etc.
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1answer
466 views

Page won't load, advice to update Adobe Flash Player doesn't help

My computer is a Hewlett-Packard Vista with a Firefox browser. I have been setting up with a company to work from home and when I was supposed to connect with my telephone system the page loaded a ...
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1answer
1k views

Laptop Cannot Connect to Internet but iPod Touch Can?

I have Windows Vista and my laptop won't access the internet although it does connect to the wireless network. My iPod touch can access the internet via the same wireless network. Why might this ...
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2answers
567 views

Vista laptop 1 connects to network but Vista laptop 2 doesn't

Update: it seems to be intermittent and just today the issue has reversed; vista laptop 1 won't cannot, vista laptop 2 does. This seems to suggest the issue is more with the new router than either of ...
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Internet wireless connected with limited access, Windows Vista

I had some malware in my computer so I did a bit of manual work to remove it including resetting TCP/IP. Now the malware is gone. I can see my home wireless network and I can get connected to it, ...
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2answers
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Can't connect to the internet in Windows Vista

I have a Windows Vista computer which i have used for about 2 years without any issues. Recently, i started having problems connecting to the internet with this Vista computer. My other XP Computers ...
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1answer
326 views

Linux will access internet but Vista won't

My system is a vanilla desktop circa 2007: Asus PB5 MB, Intel Core 2 Duo, Vista. It worked fine until a Windows update in October; then got "boot mgr missing" errors. I addressed that with helpful ...
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Cannot open any website but connected to internet

I cannot open any website on my Windows Vista machine though I am connected to internet ( can make calls using Skype). I am connected to a wireless network. Everytime, when I open a URL, it shows ...
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1answer
630 views

Limited connectivity on Windows Vista but Internet still works?

I am running Windows Vista Home Premium SP2. I have my PC connected to a Belkin Router via an Ethernet cable. My network icon in the system tray shows an exclamation mark in a yellow triangle. When I ...
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1answer
156 views

I have 3 users on my computer. The internet works on 2 of them but not the third. How can this problem be sloved?

I have 3 users on my computer. The internet works on 2 of them but not the third. Downloading Firefox did not work. What should I do?
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2answers
221 views

Problem with internet connection

I am working on Windows Vista. I have got two internet connections, one is WiFi connection with high speed and other is mobile network connection. There is a very strange problem I am getting. When ...
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3answers
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How to transfer my iPhone connection to my laptop via USB?

I have an iPhone with 3g connection and I want to transfer it to my PC laptop via USB cable, and not WiFi. Is there any solution or tool for that? Note: I'm running Windows Vista.
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Any tool to monitor which softwares consume the connexion? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Monitor all and any internet traffic from my home PC - what should I use? I have a wierd problem here. I'm running Windows Vista, connected to the internet through a 3G ...
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1answer
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Browsing Bombs After a Short While

After a reboot, my internet connection lasts perhaps a half hour or so before tanking. I can ping (by both IP and hostname), but I cannot browse. If I restart the "Network Store Interface Service", my ...
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How to automatically connect to Broadband Modem

Is there a way I can automatically connect to any Broadband modem so I can access the internet on Windows Vista, without first setting up the connection and typing in the IP address and the password?
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Accessing Internet from Virtual PC 2007

My Host Operating System (The one that runs on my laptop is Windows Vista). The configuration is as follows - Intel Core 2 Duo CPU, 1.66GHz Memory RAM 2.00 GB System Type - 32 bit I run Windows ...
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7answers
630 views

LAN sites not opening on Vista

I am on campus LAN. The local LAN (intranet) sites are not opening on my vista system. The internet is working fine. I have a dual boot with fedora. So in fedora everything is working fine ( all sites ...
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Computer connects to lan, but not the internet

I have a computer with Vista Home that can connect to the router, but it cannot get on the internet. I cannot ping google.com, the request times out. I've tried this on two separate networks and have ...
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How to Clear your browsing history

How do I clear my browsing history? Windows and Ubuntu please. Update: Already do all use ccleaner, clear my flash cookies, etc... Everything minus the sandboxie thing.
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386 views

How to change hosts file in Vista?

How to change hosts file in Vista?
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3answers
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VMWare won't reconnect to internet

I am running Vista 64Bit with VMWare workstation(the latest release of everything). If by chance I lose my DSL connection, no matter what I do I can't seem to get any of the VM's to connect back to ...
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1answer
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Missing sharing tab on network properties

I have an ADSL connection, connected to my PC via ethernet(NIC 1), and a wireless connection(NIC 2). I want to share my internet connection over a wireless network. The problem I have, is that I do ...
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Why is my Internet Connection Sharing mysteriously broken?

I have a strange problem with Internet Connection Sharing on a laptop running Vista Business. This laptop is connected to the internet via the ethernet port, which goes to an ADSL modem. it is ...
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4answers
855 views

Web pages never load despite internet access on Vista

A friend has asked me to have a look at his Vista laptop, which "can't connect to the internet". I have found that I can connect to a wireless network, and from a command prompt can ping websites ...
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3answers
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Stuck with “local only” connection, but can ping remote hosts

I have four computers in a local wired/wireless network, and one of them suddenly lost Internet connectivity yesterday. All of the other computers are connected to the same router and have no ...
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3answers
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Broadband Connection Problem?

Okay I tried to connect my broadband cable to both my laptops and got the following: Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection: Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : ...
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How can I make it as difficult as possible to connect to the Internet from my “work computer”?

I can't work. I need to work. But I'm here and on dozens of other sites. I read Paul Graham's essay about "Disconnecting Distractions" and this is actually something I tried before - using my other ...
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5answers
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How do I resolve a looping configuration issue on my broadband modem configuration?

My problem is that I just had cable broadband Internet installed in my house and I tried hooking up the broadband Internet from the modem to my notebook but the broadband was not connecting to the ...
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1answer
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Cable Internet connectivity Problem?

I just got Internet cable from Time Warner/ EarthLink. For some reason I tried everything that Time Warner and Earthlink techs told me to do but nothing seems to work. I still can't connect to the ...
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8answers
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Internet connection under Windows Vista stops working until reboot [closed]

I have a fairly clean Vista Home Premium SP1 install on my desktop. There aren't many applications installed. My Internet connection always seems to stop working after web surfing for a while - ...
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5answers
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Why is my internet so slow?

Our home has a reasonably fast internet connection, but a while back one of our laptops (running Vista, connecting over wifi) has been suffering from slowed down internet speeds (about 1/3rd of the ...